Otago Polytechnic

Our English Language programmes provide you with individual support and assistance so you can learn English and progress into one of our certificate, diploma or degree programmes.

  • Our small classes mean one-on-one attention
  • No English Language test score is required for entry
  • Clear pathways into academic study
  • Progression into an Otago Polytechnic certificate, diploma or degree
  • Summer school also available. Please contact us for more information.

English Language Summer School

  • Dunedin
  • 9 weeks or 16 weeks
  • Starts October or November, 2016
  • Apply now!

Improve your English over the summer break! This is a great chance for you to improve your Academic English as part of your pathway into further study. Develop your skills in speaking, writing, reading, listening, grammar and academic writing.

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2)

  • Dunedin
  • Three weeks (minimum) to one semester full-time; part-time options
  • Level 2
  • Starts various
  • Apply anytime

If you can use English in some everyday settings but want to improve so you can study in English then this is the programme for you!

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 3) and (Level 4)

  • Dunedin, Auckland and Central Otago
  • Dunedin and Central: Three weeks (minimum) to one semester full-time; part-time options. Auckland: 16 weeks full-time
  • Level 3-4
  • Starts various - depending on location
  • Apply anytime

Learn English from experienced teachers and prepare for further study. These programmes provide an excellent pathway into other academic programmes at Otago Polytechnic.

English for Groups

  • Dunedin
  • Duration varies, depending on your needs
  • Starts Flexible
  • Apply anytime

Experience New Zealand while learning English. We can develop special English language programmes for your school, team or organisation.